Matthew Donohue concentrates his practice in School Law and Labor & Employment matters, with a focus on representing Boards of Education. Mr. Donohue represents school boards throughout New Jersey before the Office of Administrative Law, the Public Employment Relations Commission, the New Jersey Department of Education Office of Special Education, State appointed Arbitrators and various New Jersey Courts.
Prior to joining Schenck, Price, Smith & King, he advised local government entities and school board clients regarding a variety of topics, including New Jersey Education law and Code, Election Law, OPRA, labor and employments issues, and the Open Public Meetings Act to name a few. Mr. Donohue also has represented various school boards handling Special Education matters, including litigating Petitions for Due Process and Applications for Emergent Relief, and attending Individualized Education Program (“IEP”) meetings and State Mediations.
Following law school, Mr. Donohue served as a law clerk for the Honorable Rochelle Gizinski, J.S.C. of the Ocean County Superior Court. He earned his J.D. from Boston College Law School and graduated from the College of William and Mary with a B.S. in Neuroscience.